Stamford in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Stamford Veterans Monument
[ inscription around the top ]
In Everlasting Memory of Stamford's Patriots 1641 – 1918
[ battle names inscribed in the panel between the fluted columns ]
[ four bronze plaques are mounted around the base of the column listing names of Stamford Veterans ]
World War I
[ 2,631 names are listed. The following 32 names have stars indicating they made the supreme sacrifice. ]
Frank Ahner David P. Anderson Charles H. Beehler Arthur B. Camel Joseph W. Chute William P. Costello John H. Coulter Oscar H. Cowan Robert F. Crandall Floyd E. DeForest John A. Donnelly Michael G. Dora John F. Fitzpatrick James E. Fitzsimmons Augusto Fornaciari George Fortunis Martin H. Gill Lester Howard Thomas Jordan Michael Lagiora Samuel Levine Thomas J. Mathews William H, Mayette Frank Morgan James F. Randall Frank S. Rivers Harold St. George Walter T. Sharpe Ralph L. Taylor Samuel Tresser Alex Voronowicz Julius D. Wagner
Spanish-American War [ 144 names are listed. ]
Civil War [ 700 names are listed. ]
War of 1812 [ 190 names are listed. ]
Mexican War [ 6 names are listed. ]
Revolutionary War [ 493 names are listed. ]
Colonial and Indian Wars [ 277 names are listed. ]
Topics. This historical marker and monument is listed in these topic lists: War of 1812War, US Civil • War, US Revolutionary • War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1641.
Location. 41° 3.227′ N, 73° 31.963′ W. Marker is in Stamford, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Grove Street and Main Street, on the right when traveling north on Grove Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stamford CT 06901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stamford World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); St. John's Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Congregational Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stamford Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Stamford Lincoln (approx. 0.3 miles away); Freedom Shrine (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Settlement of Stamford in 1641 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stamford Old Town Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stamford.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,048 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 26, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.